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Currency hit to North American companies' results stays above $20 billion

7:21am EDT

NEW YORK The negative effect of currency fluctuations on North American companies' second-quarter results eased slightly from the preceding quarter but remained at a historically elevated level, according to data from treasury and financial management firm Kyriba on Thursday.

What to watch in third quarter earnings from U.S. companies

Oct 14 2019

NEW YORK U.S. companies are preparing to report third-quarter results following a rocky few months in which they grappled with a U.S.-China trade conflict undermining the business environment and an overall economy that has been showing signs of struggling. | Video

RPT-GRAPHIC-What to watch in Q3 earnings from U.S. companies

Oct 14 2019

NEW YORK, Oct 13 U.S. companies are preparing to report third-quarter results following a rocky few months in which they grappled with a U.S.-China trade conflict undermining the business environment and an overall economy that has been showing signs of struggling.

Wall Street jumps but ends off highs after partial trade deal

Oct 11 2019

NEW YORK U.S. stocks ended more than 1% higher on Friday though well off the day's highs after the announcement of a partial trade deal between the United States and China. | Video

US STOCKS-Wall St jumps but ends off highs after partial trade deal news

Oct 11 2019

* Indexes up: Dow 1.2%, S&P 500 1.1%, Nasdaq 1.3% (Updates to close)

US STOCKS-Wall St jumps on U.S.-China trade deal optimism

Oct 11 2019

* Indexes up: Dow 1.8%, S&P 500 1.7%, Nasdaq 2% (Updates to late afternoon)

Indexes climb on fresh hopes for U.S.-China trade deal

Oct 10 2019

NEW YORK U.S. stocks rose on Thursday on hopes that top-level U.S.-China trade talks would yield at least a partial deal, while a jump in Apple's shares also boosted the market. | Video

US STOCKS-Indexes climb on fresh hope of U.S.-China trade deal

Oct 10 2019

* Indexes up: Dow 0.5%, S&P 500 0.6%, Nasdaq 0.5% (Updates to late afternoon)

Indexes briefly cut losses in choppy trade after Powell comments

Oct 09 2019

NEW YORK U.S. stocks briefly cut losses in choppy trading on Tuesday after Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell suggested openness to further rate cuts and said the time has come to allow the Fed's asset holdings to begin to expand again.

Indexes tumble as visa restrictions fuel U.S.-China worries

Oct 08 2019

NEW YORK U.S. stocks ended down sharply and near the day's lows on Tuesday as news that the United States has imposed visa restrictions on Chinese officials overshadowed comments by Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell suggesting openness to further interest rate cuts. | Video

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